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SPIN Webinar – Grassroots Profits from Market Gardening

Touch the Soil News #486 In today’s world, economics and finding a business model are more important than ever. SPIN Farming is one of the most effective platforms (with lots of peer support) in building a market garden business. Each month they sponsor a Member Meet-Up where they review the finances, economics, marketing, production and work flows of a successful market garden. SPIN stands for small plot intensive – it’s the most effective route to a successful market garden business.   What: A one-hour Webinar featuring Justin Vandenbroeck of Fleet Farming   When: Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time   Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7395569572806299651   Connect…

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SPIN Webinar – Chance to Meet Real Market Gardeners

Touch the Soil News #439 What: Meet professional SPIN market gardeners Annabel Khouri and Eric Stoffer. They are the owner/operators of Bay Branch Farm in Cleveland, Ohio. When: Friday, July 29, 2016 Time: 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time Zone How to Register: Click on the following link to register ahead of time: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6285720334624546562 Eric and Annabel’s first year’s gross was $4,517 on 5,000 sq. ft. working as a team about 20 hours per week. Since then they have moved, honed their growing skills, developed an impressively varied crop repertoire, and established multiple sales channels.  Now they’ve got 6,500 sq.ft. and a hoop house and are looking to maximize sales. But they…

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SPIN Webinar – Meeting Market Garden Revenue Targets – July 21, 2016

Touch the Soil News #429 What: Professional market gardeners John Greenwood, Cale Sprister and Sam Gessaman explain how they are meeting their revenue targets at Lil’ City Farms. When: Thursday, July, 21st Time: 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time Zone How to Register: Click on the following link to register ahead of time: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8375919427305192450 Join in to find out if they’ve met their early season targets for: –plantings –harvests –sales We’ll review what changes they are making to their crop plans, pricing and workflow. Plus, we’ll take an in-depth look at how they are building their brands with both online and offline marketing: –sampling –secret discounts –recipes –facebook shop –text alerts –and more….. BYOQ -…

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SPIN Webinar – Building Micro-Greens Into a Full-Time Business – April 26, 2016

Touch the Soil News #357 What: Professional urban farmer Mary Ackley has built her micro-greens enterprise into a full time business. Ackley joins the SPIN Webinar series as she explains how manage the challenges to economic sustainability. When:  Tuesday, April 26th Time: 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time Zone How to Register: Click on the following link to register ahead of time: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/957784952416400129 Join Mary Ackley at the SPIN Webinar Want more information on creating your own market garden business? Look into Backyard Riches Seed to Cash program and join the thousands of others who are building profitable home-based businesses serving the food needs of their local communities. Three different…

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SPIN Webinar – The Nutritionist Market Gardener – Feb. 25, 2016

Touch the Soil News #311 What: Professional nutritionist Caroline Barrington joins the SPIN Webinar series as she explains how to mesh nutritional science with the successful market garden business plans of SPIN / Seed to Cash. When:  Thursday, February 25, 2016 Time: 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time Zone How to Register: Click on the following link to register ahead of time: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4972315209847504652 Want more information on creating your own market garden business? Look into Backyard Riches Seed to Cash program and join the thousands of others who are building profitable home-based businesses serving the food needs of their local communities. Three different guides show you how to achieve a…

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Another SPIN / Seed-to-Cash Webinar

Touch the Soil News #298 For those of you interested in market gardening and urban farming, these SPIN webinars are invaluable in terms of information, business insights and profitability.   When:  Thursday, February 11   Time: 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time Zone   What: Hear the success and expansion plans of veteran SPIN farmer Brianna van de Winjgaard as she explains how she will generate $32,000 from a 10,000 square foot plot.   Link to Register: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8791850379171964929 Discover how Brianna van de Winjgaard will expand her market garden business Interested in turning your garden into cash like Brianna, and meeting up with others like her? Then purchase  Backyard Riches…

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